Archive for October 22nd, 2008

October 22, 2008

It’s a Weird Wednesday and Unrelated Musings

There are no public holidays, anywhere in the world, on this date.

I find this, for some reason, a very depressing fact.

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Uganda is set to launch its first unmanned mission into space … never.  Well, at least not in my lifetime. 

Chandrayaan—I blasts off

Chandrayaan—I blasts off

India, on the other hand, launched its first unmanned moon mission at dawn today.  The carrier, Chandrayaan-I blasted into space from an island off the Bay of Bengal.

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